Top 10 Best Brookings County Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 18 public schools serving 4,629 students in Brookings County, SD. Brookings County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in South Dakota.
The top ranked public schools in Brookings County, SD are Sioux Valley High School - 01, Hillcrest Elementary - 04 and Deubrook High School - 01. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Brookings County, SD public schools have an average math proficiency score of 45% (versus the South Dakota public school average of 46%), and reading proficiency score of 57% (versus the 54% statewide average). Schools in Brookings County have an average ranking of 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of South Dakota public schools.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the South Dakota public school average of 31% (majority American Indian).

Best Brookings County Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Sioux Valley High School - 01
Math: 50-59% | Reading: 60-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
200 Hansina Ave
Volga, SD 57071
(605) 627-5657
Grades: 9-12
| 196 students
Rank: #22.
Hillcrest Elementary - 04
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
304 15th Ave
Brookings, SD 57006
(605) 696-4600
Grades: K-3
| 264 students
Rank: #33.
Deubrook High School - 01
Math: 40-59% | Reading: 60-79%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
100 School Ave
White, SD 57276
(605) 629-1114
Grades: 9-12
| 115 students
Rank: #4 - 54. - 5.
Sioux Valley Elementary - 02
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
200 Hansina Ave
Volga, SD 57071
(605) 627-5657
Grades: K-5
| 305 students
Rank: #4 - 54. - 5.
Sioux Valley Middle School - 04
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
200 Hansina Ave
Volga, SD 57071
(605) 627-5657
Grades: 6-8
| 167 students
Rank: #66.
Brookings High School - 01
Math: 50% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
530 Elm Ave
Brookings, SD 57006
(605) 696-4100
Grades: 9-12
| 1,010 students
Rank: #77.
George S. Mickelson Middle School - 02
Math: 47% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1801 12th St S
Brookings, SD 57006
(605) 696-4500
Grades: 6-8
| 794 students
Rank: #88.
Norfeld Colony Elementary - 07
Math: <50% | Reading: ≥50%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
20426 482nd Ave
White, SD 57276
(605) 794-1152
Grades: K-8
| 25 students
Rank: #99.
Newdale Colony Elementary - 04
Math: ≥50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
21336 484th Ave
Elkton, SD 57026
(605) 542-2541
Grades: K-8
| 25 students
Rank: #1010.
Rolland Colony Elementary - 05
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
48088 210th St
White, SD 57276
(605) 542-2541
Grades: K-8
| 14 students
Rank: #1111.
Camelot Intermediate - 06
Math: 41% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1401 15th St S
Brookings, SD 57006
(605) 696-4400
Grades: 4-5
| 509 students
Rank: #1212.
Deubrook Jr. High - 02
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
100 School Ave
White, SD 57276
(605) 629-1114
Grades: 7-8
| 47 students
Rank: #1313.
Medary Elementary - 05
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
718 5th St S
Brookings, SD 57006
(605) 696-4300
Grades: K-3
| 333 students
Rank: #1414.
Elkton High School - 01
Math: 21-39% | Reading: 40-59%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
508 Buffalo St
Elkton, SD 57026
(605) 542-2541
Grades: 9-12
| 113 students
Rank: #1515.
Dakota Prairie Elementary - 07
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
111 26th St S
Brookings, SD 57006
(605) 696-4900
Grades: K-3
| 432 students
Rank: #1616.
Elkton Elementary - 02
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
508 Buffalo St
Elkton, SD 57026
(605) 542-2541
Grades: PK-6
| 193 students
Rank: #1717.
Elkton Jr. High - 03
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
508 Buffalo St
Elkton, SD 57026
(605) 542-2541
Grades: 7-8
| 70 students
Rank: n/an/a
20019 474th Ave
White, SD 57275
(605) 629-1152
Grades: K-8
| 17 students
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Brookings County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
521 4th St
Brookings, SD 57006
(605) 696-4400
Grades: PK-5
| 273 students
700 Elm Ave
Brookings, SD 57006
(605) 696-4754
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
700 Elm Ave
Brookings, SD 57006
(605) 696-4757
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students

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